The black and white cinematography of Bleak Street sets the mood. There is no brightness or cheer in the Mexico City neighborhood in which it is set. This is a world in which gray is the dominant color.
The Masked Saint is a unique film with the potential to connect with a cross-section of Americana, but it falls prey to slow pacing and simply trying to accomplish too much.
Brett Granstaff is no stranger to the silver screen. He’s acted alongside some of Hollywood’s best in films such as Vice and Black Mass. In his newest project, The Masked Saint, he plays Chris Samuel, a pastor who lives a double life of a professional wrestler.
Foxcatcher is as difficult to write about as it was to watch. I have seen it three or four times now, and it does not lessen the difficulty of watching such a tense and dramatic film.